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IFRS Taxonomy 2012 – Illustrative examples

Income tax (expense) and reconciliations

Examples from IAS 12 (Example 2 - Illustrative disclosure) representing some of the disclosures required by IAS 12 for income taxes using block and detailed XBRL tagging.

Illustrative disclosure

The amounts to be disclosed in accordance with the Standard are as follows:

Major components of tax expense (income) (paragraph 79)

X5

X6

Current tax expense

3,570

2,359

Deferred tax expense relating to the origination and reversal of temporary differences:

420

822

Deferred tax expense (income) resulting from reduction in tax rate

( 1,127)

Tax expense

3,990

2,054

Income tax relating to the components of other comprehensive income (paragraph 81(ab))

X5

X6

Deferred tax relating to revaluation of building

( 11,130)

In addition, deferred tax of 557 was transferred in X6 from retained earnings to revaluation surplus.  This relates to the difference between the actual depreciation on the building and equivalent depreciation based on the cost of the building.

Explanation of the relationship between tax expense and accounting profit (paragraph 81(c))

The Standard permits two alternative methods of explaining the relationship between tax expense (income) and accounting profit.  Both of these formats are illustrated below.

(i)      a numerical reconciliation between tax expense (income) and the product of accounting profit multiplied by the applicable tax rate(s), disclosing also the basis on which the applicable tax rate(s) is (are) computed

X5

X6

Accounting profit

8,775

8,740

Tax at the applicable tax rate of 35.0% (X5: 40.0%)

3,510

3,059

Tax effect of expenses that are not deductible in determining taxable profit:

Charitable donations

200

122

Fines for environmental pollution

280

Reduction in opening deferred taxes resulting from reduction in
tax rate

( 1,127)

Tax expense

3,990

2,054

The applicable tax rate is the aggregate of the national income tax rate of 30% (X5: 35%) and the local income tax rate of 5%.

(ii)     a numerical reconciliation between the average effective tax rate and the applicable tax rate, disclosing also the basis on which the applicable tax rate is computed

X5

X6

%

%

Applicable tax rate

40.0

35.0

Tax effect of expenses that are not deductible for tax purposes:

Charitable donations

2.3

1.4

Fines for environmental pollution

3.2

Effect on opening deferred taxes of reduction in tax rate

( 12.9)

Average effective tax rate (tax expense divided by profit before tax)

45.5

23.5

The applicable tax rate is the aggregate of the national income tax rate of 30% (X5: 35%) and the local income tax rate of 5%.

An explanation of changes in the applicable tax rate(s) compared to the previous accounting period (paragraph 81(d))

In X6, the government enacted a change in the national income tax rate from 35% to 30%.

In respect of each type of temporary difference, and in respect of each type of unused tax losses and unused tax credits:

(i)        the amount of the deferred tax assets and liabilities recognised in the statement of financial position for each period presented;

(ii)       the amount of the deferred tax income or expense recognised in profit or loss for each period presented, if this is not apparent from the changes in the amounts recognised in the statement of financial position (paragraph 81(g))

X5

X6

Accelerated depreciation for tax purposes

9,720

10,322

Liabilities for healthcare benefits that are deducted for tax purposes only when paid

( 800)

( 1,050)

Product development costs deducted from taxable profit in
earlier years

100

Revaluation, net of related depreciation

10,573

Deferred tax liability

9,020

19,845

(note: the amount of the deferred tax income or expense recognised in profit or loss for the current year is apparent from the changes in the amounts recognised in the statement of financial position)


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